Thursday, January 6, 2011

Gail Johnson's Last Supper (Break) 01/06/11

Here is Gail Johnson enjoying her last supper break at the Library after 28 years of service.

Her choice of meal? Chocolate cake and Dr. Pepper! Plus a good book. Here's looking at you, Gail!

Draw Cartoons with illustrator Chris Monroe

Learn how to draw cartoons with Chris Monroe, author and illustrator of Monkey with a Tool Belt, at 10 a.m., Sat., Feb. 19, at the Cloquet Public Library. The program is free of charge and open to the public.

Both children and young adults are invited to this hands-on session where they will actually draw a cartoon. Pre-registration is a must. For more information, call Lissie at 879-1531.

Chris Monroe's humor and intricate illustrations for Monkey with a Tool Belt and Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Noisy Problem drew high praise from reviewers and bloggers alike. Chris is also the illustrator of Totally Uncool and both author and illustrator of Sneaky Sheep. In addition, she is the creator of the long-running comic strip Violet Days and the book Ultra Violet: Ten Years of Violet Days. She lives in Duluth.

This program was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage fund.

Monday, January 3, 2011

Winter Story Times at the Library

Preschool Story Times (ages 3-5) will be at 10 a.m., Wednesdays, beginning Jan. 12 through March 30.

LapSit Story Times (ages 0-2) will be at 10 a.m., Thursdays, beginning Jan. 13 through March 31.

Join us for stories, songs, play and good times. For more information, call Lissie at 879-1531.